There are six paintings of this title, but no two are alike.
Edgar Degas (1834-1917), French painter.
Oil painting for many years but later he preferred pstels.
He sold most of his 1200 paintings. He did not try to sell the sculptures.
Degas is most famous for his paintings of ballerinas and dancers. Some of his more famous works included The Young Spartans, and The Bellelli Family. Degas was an impressionist painter who influenced Mary Cassat and many other impressionists of the time.
About 1200 paintings and 75 small-scale sculptures by Degas are known.Some well-known titles are:The Bellelli Family (1858-1867)Woman with Chrysanthemums (1865)Chanteuse de CafÃ© (c.1878)At the Milliner's (1882)He also made many paintings of ballet dancers.
He made them in wax. After his death many of them were cast in bronze.
Most of the 1200 he painted.Most of his paintings.
Edgar Degas was one of the impressionists, like Claude Monet and Mary Cassat. This group of artists were revolutionizing art during the 1800's. He worked with mostly oil on canvas but towards the end he becames blind and began working with sculptures. He is famous for his many paintings of dancers, but he also did many paintings of common people doing everyday things.
Though Edgar Degas had two brothers and two sisters, he himself never married and he had no children of his own. No wife, no kids.
about 1200 that we know of
He made them in wax. These were found after his death and many of them cast in bronze.
There is no way of knowing how many artists there were in the world then or now. Tens of thousands, anyway.
Because many people like it, of course.
She was a famous artist. Born in the US settled in Paris to become a painter. A close friend of Edgar Degas. Sold many paintings of her own to her wealthy relatives and friends and recommended the works of her impressionist friends to the Americans. Specialised in the subject 'Mother and Child'. ----
Edgar Degas (1834-1917) is a French argist famous for his paintings of ballet dancers and horse races. Many of his paintings are on display at th Musee d'Orsay in Paris. He wa one of the founders of Impressionism and as such is an importan artist. His painings capture snapshots of an event, such as horses being paraded before a race. His paintings of ballet dancers are beautiful and can be found in print or poster form.
He drew over 1000 paintings.
There are today about 35 of his paintings. In all probability he did not paint many more.
Many of his over 1500 paintings are famous, but not all of them.
He made about 6000 paintings!
About 150 in wax, most of them were later cast in bronze or plaster.
Between 850 and 900 paintings.
he made 144 paintings most of them unknown [destroyed]
Giotto di Bondone made 508 paintings in his entire life!
He is still making them.